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Dickens Fellowship 10:00 am
Dickens Fellowship
Feb 3 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
The Dickens Fellowship North of Boston Branch, Chartered Branch #204, is part of an international community celebrating Charles Dickens and promoting readership and appreciation of his works while educating about the ideas and social issues … Continued
Ekphrastic Writing Workshop 10:00 am
Ekphrastic Writing Workshop
Feb 3 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
The oldest meaning of the Greek-derived word “ekphrasis” is “out of speech” or “out of expression.” It is used to denote the age-old tradition of writing inspired from art. This workshop will focus on generating … Continued
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Salem Writers’ Group 7:30 pm
Salem Writers’ Group
Feb 6 @ 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm
All are welcome to bring work-in-progress to share with the group for feedback. The group is facilitated by J.D. Scrimgeour, Professor of English, Salem State University.
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Ekphrastic Poetry 7:00 pm
Ekphrastic Poetry
Feb 9 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
An ekphrastic poem is a vivid description of a scene or, more commonly, a work of art. Through the imaginative act of narrating and reflecting on the “action” of a painting or sculpture, the poet may amplify and expand … Continued
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Book Group 11:00 am
Book Group
Feb 10 @ 11:00 am – 12:30 pm
Discussion group meets on the second Saturday of the month at 11:00 a.m. View the reading list.
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Monday Evening Conversations 7:00 pm
Monday Evening Conversations
Feb 12 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
The Monday Evening Conversations Group meets on the second Monday of the month at 7:00 PM. All members and other interested parties are invited. It may be of interest to know that the The Social … Continued
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La Tertulia 6:00 pm
La Tertulia
Feb 13 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
La Tertulia is a group of members interested in keeping their Spanish speaking skills in practice. They meet on 2nd and 4th Tuesdays of each month.
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Salem Writers’ Group 7:30 pm
Salem Writers’ Group
Feb 20 @ 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm
All are welcome to bring work-in-progress to share with the group for feedback. The group is facilitated by J.D. Scrimgeour, Professor of English, Salem State University.
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Writing Workshop: World Building 10:00 am
Writing Workshop: World Building
Feb 24 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
When writing fiction, particularly genre fiction, one of the greatest hurdles a new writer faces is developing the world in which their story takes place. Whether it mirrors the real world or is built from … Continued
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La Tertulia 6:00 pm
La Tertulia
Feb 27 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
La Tertulia is a group of members interested in keeping their Spanish speaking skills in practice. They meet on 2nd and 4th Tuesdays of each month.
Incessant Pipe Poetry Salon 7:00 pm
Incessant Pipe Poetry Salon
Feb 27 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
The Incessant Pipe Poetry Salon will meet on the 4th Tuesday of every month at 7pm upstairs in the Salem Athenaeum. “The Pipe” is a space to read poetry, yours or others, and discuss everything … Continued
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